Stories tagged “life”

  • Existential Death Hole

    Jeron screwed up his eyes, trying to comprehend his friend’s glee, “You’re kidding right?” “I am…dead serious,” Kyle intoned dryly, before bursting into giggles cut short only by his voice cracking. “Real...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • The Speed of Life

    If I stopped for just two seconds to feel what was going on around me I would realize that the moment I stopped running would be the moment that I realized that everyone else around me had been running along-side me the whole time. I gather myself up a...

    • Author: Owen
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • But I'm Not

    “I-I miss my old life, Queen. And I don’t like this Plane. Nothing happens here.” Elise shuffled her feet awkwardly. All Selphs miss their old lives, Elise. It cannot be helped. You should be honored to have been chosen. “I- suppose so…” re...

  • (My First Ficly Post!) My Life Would Suck Without You

    Ok, I’m here!!! Finally, right? The family is back! For the last couple of months, I have been writing and I am really eager to post them all on here, so here we go! Who would have thought That when I met you Things would turn out The way they ha...

  • You Taught Me

    You talk about her You haven’t learnt much But I have You have tought me a lot You taught me That no matter how hard You fall for someone They might not pick you up You taught me That no matter how hard You hold on to something Something can be n...

  • Feeling Without Pain

    I am feeling Without pain Stepping foreword Not looking back Looking into your eyes I feel no pain No dwelling Just hope I will let this feeling Take me in Because it can lift me Heal my wounds Letting the door open Feeling lite again Some that I thoug...

  • All In

    Llay it all out there Just you and me Got nothing left To loose No more fooling No more being desperate No more regrets Just you and me I have been through Enough and No one Knows all of it As much as me So I’m laying It all out Going all in You...

  • Life Is

    Life is… Moments that take your breath away Ice Cream on a sunny day Dancing in the rain for the hell of it Chasing after what you wanna get Doing something never done before Walking along the ocean shore Picking yourself up when you fall Living ...

  • Wayne (Part 1)

    The distractions were finally gone. There was nothing left but his impending death. Wayne had lived a full life, surrounded by the people he loved, but this did nothing to conquer his fear of the inevitable. He had long ago given up hope on the possibi...

  • Wrong Turn At Albuquerque

    Declan’s eyes snapped open. He was still laying down, but the doctors were gone. As he slowly became more and more aware, he realized that the hospital was, too. He was stiff and sore, and wasn’t moving too good, so he just looked around fo...

  • The Hustler Dream

    I say let’s race, for glory, for life. You laugh in my face, and get ready, to deal. I’m over three, down two, up one. You’re steady on wings, but guess what, I win. You say it’s unfair, Irrational, Preposterous, But this ...

    • Author: Granada
    • Posted over 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Mirror

    A Mirror is a door, to a world unknown. To a place you only see, when you stand and look in. It knows secrets, you never share. It knows lies you tell to everyone. It knows love, you think you hide. It knows pain, deep inside. That mirror. Sitting on...

  • Fire, Strong and Weak

    I stare at the candle burning as I held it. The whole place around me is silent as we walk and candles flickered all around me. While staring, I see the flame start to go out. Putting up my hand to block the wind, the flame becomes stronger. I start to...

  • Bouldercreek Series - The Beginning Of The End

    “I never asked before – I never really thought I would have to ask so soon, but I must ask, is it the fear of death really the one thing that bounds us from living are lives.” said Rachel. “I never really had to ever think about...

  • I wish... [poem]

    I wish somebody had told me you don’t stop growing up just because you’re grown up I wish somebody had shown me the right way to tell a friend when you feel they’re no longer your friend I wish somebody had given me some tips on deali...

  • Unlikely Companions

    Why the hell is it so cold? I knew that there would be some discomfort involved, but I didn’t know that feeling the cold would be one of them. I’m not supposed to be conscious. The day before the lights went out, I sat in the park with . . ...

    • Author: S. Zee
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
  • Who Am I?

    The moon glimmered in the sky, while the stars twinkled in the night. It was a sight to see. (But if you didn’t see it that’s ok, it will probably happen again.) That was the best night of my life. Do you wanna know why? Well, it’s because I lear...

  • My Life Story: part 1

    At first, you are put in the middle. You have no clue what to do. When you are young you don’t know any better then just to go along with what others are doing. Then, you start to get older, but now you just do whatever you are told, you’re...

  • A Wishful Thought

    To dream a better world A man has to lay his life in a desolate playground Fighting for what is right and what may as well be wrong To dream to end the suffering in the world To stop the hungry children To stop the wasteful beatings To stop the bu...

  • Souls of Rainbows

    I don’t believe that everything happens for a reason. I don’t believe in fate, I don’t believe in destiny. I don’t believe that things are planned out in advance, and I don’t believe that we’re in control of anything...

    • Author: wytherwings
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Wicker and propane

    I reached up and wrapped my fingers around the bright red valve. Before I could turn it, a delicate hand brushed against mine, and I turned to look in the eyes of my beautiful wife, Eleanore. Her message was clear: everything we did, we did together. S...

    • Author: Rohit Kumar
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Writer's Cramp

    She was in Hell, she was sure of it. She used to spend every day typing away. The music of his life played out in the tune of keyboard clicks. Typing and reading, listening and thinking. She had shunned life, far happier in her stories. Far too often t...

    • Author: Ronnie
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
  • fade to grey (Mature)

    “Shh, shush now” I said in a calming voice, “it’ll all be over soon”. Her eyes almost seemed to accept the inevitable and I could feel the remnants of her life moving through my body. She gasped one more time and was gone....

  • Chance is Another Word

    Chance is another word It’s another way of saying All the failures I haven’t yet had Opportunity knocks, knocks hard I’m dropped on my butt Fate’s just a flavor of bad Chance is another word A promise life likes to make A lie to...

    • Author: THX 0477
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
  • Emily Dickinson 2.0

    I heard a fly buzz when I died. It was still buzzing, flinging its tiny blue self against the cold window, when I came back the next day. I had signed away what portion of me I could make assignable—namely, that dim and bottled essence some call ...

    • Author: jesteram
    • Posted about 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5